Wharariki Beach Walking Track, Golden Bay

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Marvel at one of the most stunning beaches in New Zealand at Wharariki Beach Walking Track, which follows a shoreline with crashing waves, big sand dunes, and towering cliffs. Trekking the entire beach can take several hours, so plan your visit with plenty of time to spare. Wear warm clothing to protect you from the intense wind, and consider visiting during low tide when the most sand is exposed. If you would rather ride than walk, check out horseback riding services instead. To visit Wharariki Beach Walking Track on your holiday in Collingwood, and find out what else Collingwood has to offer, use our Collingwood route app .
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  • My family spent a lovely afternoon here last Christmas and loved it so much we've already planned a return here at the end of the year. Not that surprising??? Well we all burn very easily and this is ...  more »
  • You drive until the road just runs out and stops in what looks like a small car park in a field. From here the sign says 1km, but we think that it is much closer to 2km, especially if the tide is out....  more »
  • it may be a bit out of your way, but getting to Wharariki Beach at low tide is incredible! Once you get to the end of the gravel road and park your car, you walk through a sheep pasture, through a sma...  more »
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